Scare your Apple iPhone totin' buddy with iPhoneception

Scare your Apple iPhone totin' buddy with iPhoneception
Interested in putting a scare into that friend of yours who just loves his Apple iPhone  and has it in his hand 23 hours a day? A web site called iPhoneception allows you to install one of four special effects that will have your pal wondering what has gone wrong with his most prized possession. The four effects are explosion, kittens, gravity and zombies.

To install the prank, first select the one you want to use (explosion, which is the one in the video below, looks quite interesting) and somehow get the phone away from your friend. Because this is merely an interactive website, no Apple ID is required. Create a homepage bookmark, launch it from Springboard, press the lock button and you are all set.

When you do pull off the gag, you best reveal it to be a joke quickly before your buddy does some bodily harm to himself.

source: iPhoneception via TUAW

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iPhone 4s
  • Display 3.5" 640 x 960 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 0.3 MP VGA front
  • Processor Apple A5, Dual-core, 800 MHz
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12 Comments

1. remixfa

Posts: 14605; Member since: Dec 19, 2008

just the right amount of sarchasm. :) lolz

2. vishu9

Posts: 252; Member since: Mar 03, 2011

would be better if the explosions were real :D...jk

3. Cwebb

Posts: 501; Member since: Oct 05, 2011

I guess those iDiots are right, Android doesn't have apps like that!

4. ningaman999

Posts: 13; Member since: Dec 27, 2011

So you're telling me that's not what my iPhone is supposed to do?

5. theBankRobber

Posts: 682; Member since: Sep 22, 2011

I took my friends android phone and put a iPhone theme on it. When he woke up and turn his screen on he was yelling WTF haha

6. Nickmfnjackson

Posts: 101; Member since: Jan 21, 2010

Mainly funny because I assume your friend didn't understand his phone well enough to realize there was actually a way to change their theme

7. sprockkets

Posts: 1612; Member since: Jan 16, 2012

And now that you have publicized this app apple will pull the app citing it duplicates the app launcher functionality and may lead to possible user confusion and frustration.

10. Forsaken77

Posts: 553; Member since: Jun 09, 2011

I don't believe it's an app in the app-store, it's just a website you can install directly from.

8. PAPINYC

Posts: 2315; Member since: Jul 30, 2011

iAm definitely going to try this as iKnows' a few Shē€p. Is this what they mean when they claim to have the coolest apps'? Though, iWish Android had this but iGuess we're just too sophisticated and smart.

9. projectmole86

Posts: 10; Member since: Jan 17, 2012

The zombie one is the best one to freak out your friends!

12. downphoenix

Posts: 3165; Member since: Jun 19, 2010

Would be pretty awesome if there was one that turned the iphone interface into an android one.

13. Mandroid

Posts: 209; Member since: Feb 22, 2012

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